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Saul ; Alexander's feast ; Apollo e Dafne ; Ode for St. Cecilia's Day ; Giulio Cesare (highlights).

Composer:
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759 [Browse]
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Format:
Audio
Language:
  • English
  • Italian
  • German
Published/​Created:
[England?: Warner Classics, 2008]
Description:
1 online resource (1 sound file).
Series:
Notes:
  • The 1st work an oratorio, sung in English; the 2nd work a cantata for Saint Cecilia's Day, sung in English; the 3rd work sung in English; the 4th work sung in English; the 5th work a secular cantata, sung in Italian; the 6th work opera excerpts.
  • Libretto of the 1st work by Charles Jennens; of the 2nd work, by John Dryden, adapted by Newburgh Hamilton; of the 3rd work, by John Dryden; of the 6th work, by Nicola Francesca Haym after Giacomo Francesco Bussani.
  • Previously released material.
Time and place of event:
  • 1st work recorded 1985 April 28 Musikvereinssaal, Vienna.
  • 2nd-3rd works recorded 1977 October Festsaal der Freien Waldorfschule, Bremen.
  • 4th work recorded 1978 February Casino Zögernitz, Vienna.
  • 5th work recorded 1988 September Casino Zögernitz, Vienna.
  • 6th work recorded 1984 April & 1985 May Vienna.
Source of description:
Hard copy version record.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s):
Roberta Alexander, Elizabeth Gale, Felicity Palmer, Lucia Popp, Julia Varady, sopranos ; Marjana Lipovšek, Ann Murray, mezzo-sopranos ; Paul Esswood, alto ; Kurt Equiluz, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Philip Langridge, Thomas Moser, Helmut Wildhaber, tenors ; Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Thomas Hampson, Stephen Roberts, baritones ; Ludwig Baumann, Matthias Hölle, basses ; Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor ; Concentus Musicus Wien ; Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor ; Stockholm Bach Choir ; Anders Öhrwall, director ; Arnold-Schönberg-Chor ; Erwin Ortner, director.
Contents:
Saul -- Alexander's feast -- Ode for St. Cecilia's day -- "Utrecht" Te Deum -- Apollo e Dafne -- Giulio Cesare (highlights).
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Form/​Genre:
Streaming audio.
Contains:
Publisher no.:
825646956685
OCLC:
962329184
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